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    September 21, 2012
    6:00 - 6:30pm EDT  

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crash. what we do know is one person is dead. for the latest, go to abc2news.com/traffic. now to daniel borowy, the student gund down on the irs -- gunned down o the first day of school. there is a fund-raiser to cover his medical expenses. daniel is well enough to be the guest of honor. >> reporter: 107 minutes before shots rang out critically injuring daniel borowy, she said the son had left early to take college classes. >> for something to happen to any kid is here belt as -- horrible. as a mom, i wouldn't know where to begin but they're doing it. they need everybody's help. >> reporter: doyle runs the
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networking company that planned an and of the summer party. now she's turned it into a fund-raiser for the teen. >> not only are they going to have insane medical expenses because he was in shock trauma for almost two weeks, got the medivac, home therapy. plus he needs counseling to get past emotional trauma of it, add that to who's going to stay home and take care of them. >> reporter: doyle estimates the bro yes -- borowy's portion as $100,000. >> i have not met daniel yet. everything i've heard about him, everyone lovers him. for his world to be shattered so quickly, i think this will bring
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him back. >> when organizers approached captain ray holter to use this boat to taxi people back and forth, help didn't hesitate -- he didn't hesitate. >> the memory of what happened that day will be erased and replaced by getting out on the water, meeting people, having fun and maybe wash that other stuff away so his memory of this whole thing might turn out to be positive. >> reporter: in baltimore county jeff hager, abc2 news. >> the bon voyage party starts at 11 a.m. tomorrow. organizers are promising raffles, food, snowballs and plenty of fun. for more on how to help, go to abc2news.com. we've actually included a link to their facebook page. finding new ways to fight animal abuse. the first animal abuse leadership sum met was held at
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stevens university. it includes prosecutors from frederick county to baltimore city and they came to get a better understanding of the laws surrounding animal abuse. >> it should never be a situation where someone doesn't know where to turn there, either a member of the community, animal cell member, prosecutor. there are people you can talk to and we can make a difference. >> it was organized after seeing a rise in animal cruelty cases. in the rate place at the right time. good samaritans may have saved a life when they rescued a toddler from a building. the young man will some day have quite a story to tell. >> reporter: at 21 months of age, brody guy is full of smiles
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unaware of the real danger he was in. >> trapped in the balcony. >> reporter: two of those trapped were brody and his mom tiffany. >> she said when she saw the smoke that's when she ran out to the balcony and sought work crew and started screaming and yelling for them to help her. >> we had landscapers. they sought child and mother on the third floomplet they found a lad -- floor. they found a ladder and brought the child down. >> tiffany would go back into the apartment to be saved by firefighters. the fear was knocked down but not before six units would be damaged. now it's time to assess what was lost and for the broad disci -- broad dpi family be thankful for what was saved. >> the family is here and very
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appreciative. >> >> oh, i am so grateful. i would like to find who they are to thank them. >> great story. a police officer inhaled too much smoke and was taken to the hospital but is expected to be okay. it was a neighbor who sheafed couple from a fire in randallstown. a neighbor noticed something wasn't right eye was paint -- >> i was painting my garage floor and smelled the smoke. when i came to the end of the driveway, i saw smoke coming from the neighbor's door. so i ran over and started banging on the door to get the people out. >> two people had to be treated for smoke inhalation but the fire was contained to the kitchen. first lady michelle obama is in m. tonight. she spent the afternoon on the campus of morgan state where she hosted a private fund-raiser.
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the events were closed to the public. maryland created 1400 jobs in august but the unemployment rate rose. it's up from 7% in july. the numbers were released by the u.s. department of labor. maryland saw an increase in the unemployment rate. nevada continues to have the highest and north dakota has the lowest. temperature wise it's comfortable. nice start to the weekend. we have a clear sky, a little sunlight and temperatures in the mid-70s. bel air upper 70s. humidity has come up in the last few hours. that's having an impact. clear now but a new front is on the board and beginning to march in our direction. it's sparking showers across northern indiana, northern ohio. as we go into the latter evening, mid-60s by morning and
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clouds on the increase. we'll talk about how conditions will change saturday this time, saturday evening. general motors is recalling more than 450,000 cars tonight. some of them are rolling away unexpectedly. they affect the malibu g6 and saturn ora. the problem is in the transmission cable. owners will get a warning letter in the mail. there will be fewer jobs at american airlines. american filed for bankruptcy last year. now more than 2200 flight attendants have signed up for severance payments. the company is trying to cut $1 billion in labor costs. apple's biggest fans lined up to get their hands on the iphone 5 but before you buy, find out what one feature is that a lot of people are saying
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is not ready for prime-time. >> could your job be hurting your health? what doctors say you should be doing right now. >> on this last full day of summer, 2012, 76 exactly number. no two-degree winner today. we'll talk about how temperatures will change by sunday. that's coming up.
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breaking news out of anne
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arundel county, this is aren't 97 and 530. as you head south on 97, this is where the accident is, always a problem in the afternoon commute and certainly a problem today. you can see it's an active seen in the middle of i-97. it's not clear how long if -- it will take to clear. at one point it was a five-mile backup. only one lane getting by state police trying to reconstruct the crash. we do know one person has been killed in the crash. we will continue to follow the story both tonight and on abc2news.com. that as a tough area traffic wise on a normal day. hope they get that cleared out sooner than later. the naval academy all sunshine. conditions have been good. man, what a day to go sail the
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severn window. the mighty bridge. it's the observatory. how about havre de grace over the sus question hannah, looking into cecil county, just a gorgeous day. humidity has come up. it's feeling more summer like for this last evening of summer 2012. sad to see it go, but we have football. 60 or so at kickoff. we'll be in the 50s. it will be cool out there for the new england game. temperature wise the opposite as we wrap up summer. 77 in hagerstown. oat heat 7 -- ocean city 71.
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it's going to be a period of time where it's not the best. the wind from the southeast is a warm one it. tends to pump up the humidity, still in this very, very early part of the fall season. above 60s. starts to notice the humidity. don't worry. if you're a fan of the dry air it comes back by sunday. tomorrow a fairly humid somewhat sunny start. then this next storm boundary, you can see it cutting its way into the upper midwest. this disturbance will come through, bring the chance for showers and storms and behind it cooler air filtering in late saturday night and especially through the day on sunday. that will make for a cooler scenario. the front will be lining up through central maryland. maybe an hour either way on this. the line of showers, maybe gusty
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storms previously. sunday right now outstanding with a mix of sun and clouds and cool fall like breeze. the first full day of fall will be sunday. we start fall just after 9 a.m. with the autumn equinox. tropical conditions tonight, down to 58 overnight. as we begin fall tomorrow just past 9 a.m. not a bad fin nirchlt 82, warm start. afternoon storms will break. tomorrow night we're not mid-50s as the showers clear out. sunshine the story right through sunday, monday, 71. cool start. as we look at all the sporting events, christian, it will be cool and breezy for that ravens game and crisp for the orioles game. tried to be a part of it for the third year in a row, swim across
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america, gibson island. 62 degrees. water temp 65 for that early morning swim. >> how far are you swimming? >> one mile or three miles. i've done one mile the past two years. >> people will be focused on football. talk about tailgate. it's going to be nice. >> a little breezy. >> we've seen them. they come prepared. >> no question. cold drinks. >> a health alert in anne arundel county where officials have uncovered a fourth case of west nile virus. all of the infections have been in adults and three of the victims have died. maryland department of
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agriculture will start spraying on monday but not everyone is excited about it. >> there are individual loss have sensitivities to it. there could be serious consequences for those individuals. >> spraying will happen in the evening. some marylands brave the chilly start in the name of tech follow ji. the scene at the at&t store and many geared get their hands on the iphone 5. many had iphones. they just wanted to get the latest version. a few arrived at midnight just to be the first in line. but even some of apple's most dedicated stanes said some of the new features need work. apple as its own did has -- has its own interactive map. >> the release of the brand-new
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iphone 5, apple's biggest product launch since the original iphone is being overshadowed by controversy and criticism over the new papping system. for the larger screen and faster service, 10 million are expected to sell in the first couple of weeks but critics are finding one big flaw. it replaces google's map. fox news calls apple mass awful, saying it's a flop. the huffington post points out some of the hilarious errors, showing out of business chains like woolworth, not showing town and cities and showing airfield farms as an airport which could cause a plane to land in a field of cows. apple has removed the google map
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and youtube map because it considers google a competitor. i'm john matarese. >> the iphone 5 is the subject of our hot topic s a -- topic. is a known something you would wait in lean for hours. you can get playoff tickets and it starts at 10:00 in the morning. that's when the orioles will start selling tickets for the wield card game. the championship series, october 22nd. many are coming down with a case of orange fever. there's jamie costello. they put together videos and
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hoping you'll pick theirs. we want to know who has the better cheer. i don't know. i was in jamie's but my money is on lauren. go to abc2news.com. vote for your favorite and you can send us your pictures showing off your orioles pride. it's been done by johnny carson and jay leno. now jimmy kimmel is getting his shot to left the awards. this is the late night host's first time hosting the emmys. we talked to him today but he wouldn't give secrets. don't bother asking what he will be wearing. >> i don't know that anycares about the men -- anybody cares about the men's outfits. i think the reason they ask is because they have nothing else
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to ask. i would like them say "what the hell" are you wearing. >> you can watch it sunday night at 7:00 right here on abc2.
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they celebrated the last full day of summer. even though she retired in march, she made it back for the part -- party. all of the customers were invited to the party today. the newest show "the list" aired monday night. you can get a neck peek. >> the new iphone has come out. we take a look at the original apple computer and tomorrow is elephant appreciation day. we'll have all that and more coming up tonight on "the list" at 7:00. >> here's what's coming up tonight on abc2. >> after all that at 11:00, getting the most bang for your buck when it comes to home renovation. we'll break down kitchen,
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bathroom, bedroom, even your deck and the cost of owning an iphone. those stories tonight at 11:00. >> even your deck. >> a big renovation. >> rooftop deck, if you're in the city absolutely. >> good stuff. enjoy that last evening of summer. >> it felt like summer today. >> it did. that's well spotted because we end on a summer like note and yet as we go through the day saturday, the fall cold front mr. drop temperatures and the first full day of fall was a sunday. it looks clear and cooler. most of the day we'll be in the 60s. >> and the orioles are playing meaningful football in the fall. been quite a while since we had to get out there in cold weather and watch. that ease all we have.
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